Kit Carson County is located in eastern Colorado. The County Seat is Burlington and the largest city is Burlington. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.kitcarsoncounty.org/. The 2014 population estimate is 8,072 and the 2010 census population was 8,270. The land area is 2,160.82 square miles and there are 3.8 persons per square mile.
94.3% of the population is White, 2.3% is Black or African American, 18.8% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.8% is Asian, 1.1% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.4% is two or more races. 84% have a high school degree or higher, and 13.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $121,600, there are 3,046 households, an average of 2.43 persons per household. The per capita income is $21,850, the median household income is $44,157, and 13.8% of the persons in Kit Carson County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 834. Retail sales (in $1000) were $84,356, and sales per capita were $10,717. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 39.3%.
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